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Mollydooker Velvet Glove 2018

McLaren Vale

Sale price
HK$1,268   each
Regular price
RRP HK$1,600 
Multi Buy Price
HK$1,248  in any 6+
Multi Buy Discount Percentage
22% off rrp
Only 7 in stock - more available in 2-3 days

Palate Profile

Dense, dark and brooding in the glass, the 2018 Velvet Glove Shiraz is complex and sumptuous. Black plum, blueberries and roasted coffee intermingle with anise in its lifted fragrance.

A supremely smooth molten chocolate mouthfeel accentuates the precise balance of infinitely complex structure, expressing deep flavours of berries, whilst liquorice and allspice linger on the palate. 2018 has produced a Velvet Glove of incredible eminence and elegance that is truly the pinnacle of Mollydooker Wines.

Critic Awards

The most dense and concentrated of the current Mollydooker offerings is the 2018 Velvet Glove Shiraz. Taut and focused for its size, this full-bodied effort is smooth and creamy textured on the palate, where the fruit glides into a long, velvety finish.

Offers impressive purity, concentration and focus, with a core of ripe, round and very generous blackberry and cherry flavors, set on a thick and plush frame. Dark chocolate, dried rosemary, clove, tobacco and subtle smoke accents add to the complexity and long, impressive finish.

Region and Grapes

Region: McLaren Vale
Grape: Shiraz
ABV: 16%

Cellaring Potential

Drink now through 2037.

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